Fighting Words

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Fighting Words

Shweta Desai discusses the lost experiences of WW1 Indian soldiers through letters, literature and photography with Dr Prabhjot Parmar.

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India and the Western Front

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India and the Western Front

Dr David Omissi examines the letters Indian soldiers on the Western Front sent home, shedding light on their feelings of the conflict as well as impressions of European culture. 

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The Chattri

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The Chattri

Tom Donovan examines the history of the Chattri memorial on the South Downs outside Brighton. This unique memorial stands in memory of all Indian soldiers who died during the First World War.

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Indians: Unheralded Heroes

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Indians: Unheralded Heroes

Christian DeFrance investigates the Indian presence in Northern France during the Great War with the president of the Association de Recherches Historiques, Archéologiques et
Militaires (ARHAM), Dominique Faivre.

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